Asian
Chicken Stir Fry
Hoisin Sauce
A basic sauce used in lots of Asian dishes.
No Meat Fried Rice
A simple but tasty fried rice that can be served as a side.
Peanut Chicken Asian Style
Chicken with ginger and soy sauce, and peanuts for good measure. Seems unusual but when you try it, you realize it just goes together.
Shanghai Beef and Onions.pdf
Basically a stir fry of beef and onions, but with a citrus component in the sauce.
Shrimp Fried Rice
SONOCO House Fried Rice
This rice is loaded: chicken, shrimp, ham and lots of flavor.
Stir Fry Pork with Ginger
Pork and ginger are an almost unbeatable combination. This is a good example of that.
Sweet and Sour Chicken
This is an excellent version. It's based on the Sweet and Sour Pork recipe below, and the sauce makes it.
Sweet and Sour Pork
Cubes of breaded pork, deep fried and mixed with julienne peppers, onions, and carrots. Topped with SONOCO's sweet and sour sauce, this is an excellent entree for a theme night meal. Very popular everywhere it is served.
Sweet and Spicy Chicken Broccoli
Chicken and broccoli in a brown sugar and soy sauce with ginger and green onion slices.

Italian
Basic Cheese Polenta
Basically, this is like fancy grits but creamier. Slow cooking is the key here. Easy easy easy.
Beef Bracciole
Pronounced "brujhool", this was served often as Sunday dinner in the Chicago Italian neighborhood I lived in.
Italian Chicken Pasta Toss
Chicken tossed with bowtie pasta, vegetables and seasoned with parmesan cheese.
Italian Sausage Ragout with Pasta
Italian sausage simmered in a red gravy with pasta
Meatalls for Spaghetti
These are really good meatballs. Recipe from Lonnie Perez, Field Supervisor
Pizza Dough
Pizza Sauce
Use this sauce, and the pizza dough recipe above, and you've got yourself some good pizza.
Spinach Lasagna
This isn't a meatless lasagna; the spinach adds a nice flavor to a good lasagna recipe.
Traditional Lasagna
A traditional lasagna with ricotta, italian sausage, ground pork and red sauce.

Mexican
Carnitas
One of the most basic of Mexican dishes, this is a delicately flavored pork that you can shred for tacos, enchiladas or whatever. Lots of authentic Mexican recipes call for the meat to be marinated overnight in Coca Cola. Try it if you like, although it isn't mentioned in the recipe.
Charro Beans
Pintos simmered in a rich stock with just a bit of heat from jalapenos.
Chicken or Turkey Enchiladas
This is a flavorful dish and a great way to use leftover chicken or turkey
Fiesta Spanish Rice
Gringo Posole
An American version of a traditional Mexican stew. Serve with cornbread or muffins.
Homemade Tacos
Taco meat seasoned from scratch - not one of those packets.
Mexican Rice
Red Mexican Rice
Tomato sauce-based, with cumin
Refried Beans
A basic recipe for refried beans (frijoles); use in burritos, enchiladas, tostadas, chalupas...
Spicy Bean Salsa
An unusual recipe with black-eyed peas, black beans and corn, it's not for everyone. Try a small batch first.
Spicy Pork for Tacos, Enchiladas, and Burritos
This is a good alternative to the ground beef taco filling that is so often served.
Sweet Potato Burritos
Say what?! Yes, it is unusual. And unusually good.
White Bean Chicken Chili


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